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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Sworn in as lieutenant governor, Fischbach’s resignation leaves Minn. Senate tied
Crow Wing County Board: Vets memorial an 'eyesore,' officials say
Pine River American Legion to host Memorial Day services
Smithsonian exhibit on Native American veterans opens in Mille Lacs
Military art project honors Marine Corps
Amateur Baseball: Victory League
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Lightning strike down rival Fort Ripley
PR-B's Wosmek wins Park Region hurdles titles
Golf Results - May 25, 2018
Shirley Ann Gross
Cindy Marie Swedberg
Joanne Victoria Johnson
Donald R Albrecht
Puttin' on The Mitts: Mystery ingredients? Challenge accepted
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Making the healthy choice the easy choice: Cuyuna Range Farmers Market
3 Things for Better Health - May 21
The Longest Day: Recognizing beginning stages of Dementia
Grim's Tales: Give time to honor veterans on Memorial Day
Letter to the editor: Park issue sheds light on communication gap
Commentary: You say hello, I say goodbye
Letter to the Editor: Thank you to Day of Caring students
Cheesehead Chatter: Take pride in what you have
letters to the editor
Births - May 20, 2018
Births: Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd
Raymond and Margie Richards
Little Falls Flyers
May 14, 2018
Area Boys Golf: PRB's Raph medalist at 2-day Northern Invite
BIWABIK—Brady Raph of Pine River-Backus shot 70 on the final day of the Northern Invite at The Quarry at Giants Ridge Saturday and was medalist for the 2-day event with a 149 total. Adam Beack was low for the Little Falls Flyers with an 81 Saturday and a 2-day total of 167 and...
May 14, 2018 - 12:30am
April 28, 2018
Area Softball: Oliver pitches Tigers past Huskies
PINE RIVER—Jada Oliver recorded three strikeouts and walked one as the Pine River-Backus Tigers won 11-1 over the Pillager Huskies in a non-conference game Friday. Lindsey Tulenchik went 3-for-4 with a double and three RBIs and Danielle Burgoyne went 3-for-3 and scored three...
April 28, 2018 - 4:30am
March 25, 2018
Boys Basketball: Underclassmen highlight honorable mention
Six underclassmen landed spots on this year's Brainerd Dispatch All-Area team's honorable mention list, including four sophomores. Players for...
March 25, 2018 - 8:00am
Boys Basketball: Brainerd Warriors land 2 on team
Eleven different schools were represented on this year's Brainerd Dispatch All-Area Boys Basketball team. Brainerd secured two spots and was...
March 25, 2018 - 6:00am
March 18, 2018
Girls Basketball: 5 schools put 2 players on all-area team
Five area teams have the distinction of landing two players on this year's Brainerd Dispatch All-Area Girls Basketball Team. Mid-State Conference...
March 18, 2018 - 6:00am
February 6, 2018
Area Girls Basketball: Semmler scores 1,000 point in PRB victory
PINE RIVER—Alyssa Semmler scored her 1,000th career point after totalling 17 points and 10 rebounds in the Pine River Backus Tigers' 67-29 win over the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines Monday. Gabby Rainwater scored 19 points and pulled down 10 rebounds for the Tigers, who have...
February 6, 2018 - 2:30am
December 2, 2017
Prep Football: Brainerd heads all-area team
State or bust. The Brainerd lakes area was blessed with four state-qualifying teams, including Class 3A state champion Pierz. That level of success...
December 2, 2017 - 11:00am
November 23, 2017
Volleyball: 15 players make all-area team
With a Section 6-1A title, and a fourth-place finish in the Class 1A state tournament, the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines highlight this year's...
November 23, 2017 - 3:00am
September 18, 2017
Area Volleyball: Pine River-Backus Tigers win championship at 32nd annual Barb Neprud Invitational
CROSBY—Rylie Hirschey registered 71 set assists and Alyssa Semmler cranked 42 kills to lead the Pine River-Backus Tigers to the championship at the 32nd annual Barb Neprud Invitational Saturday. The Crosby-Ironton Rangers finished fourth and were led by Kylie Monson with 19...
September 18, 2017 - 6:15am
January 17, 2017
Area Girls Basketball: Lane, Patriots outscore Gobblers
PEQUOT LAKES—Olivia Lane poured in 28 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead the Pequot Lakes Patriots to a 67-45 non-conference win over the Aitkin Gobblers Tuesday. Corina Ruud added 14 points and Kristin Skog was credited with seven assists for the 11-1 Patriots. Taylor Ehnstrom...
January 17, 2017 - 11:02pm
January 1, 2017
Area Boys Hockey: Lightning capture championship
RIVER FALLS, Wis.—Josh Maucieri scored two goals and the Northern Lakes Lightning captured the championship in the Wildcat Hockey Tournament with a 3-2 victory over the River Falls Wildcats Saturday. Maucieri rallied the Lightning from a 2-1 deficit by scoring the game's last...
January 1, 2017 - 9:54pm
April 22, 2016
Area Track & Field: Pequot sweeps Pillager invite
PILLAGER—Reid Pierzinski won the 300-meter hurdles and placed second in two other events to lead the Pequot Lakes boys to victory in Thursday's Pillager Invite. The Pequot Lakes girls also won and were led by Chloe Bermel who won the 100 and 200 dashes, Grace McGuire the 400...
April 22, 2016 - 9:09am
April 20, 2016
Patriots sweep Staples-Motley
PEQUOT LAKES—Kathryn Miska pitched two complete games for the undefeated Pequot Lakes Patriots who swept the Staples-Motley Cardinals 13-4...
April 20, 2016 - 1:59pm
February 19, 2016
Area Boys Basketball: Bueckers scores 1,000th point in PRB victory
PINE RIVER—Konrad Bueckers tallied his 1,000th career point by scoring 22 in the Pine River-Backus Tigers' 88-38 win over the Hill City Hornets...
February 19, 2016 - 8:42am
January 8, 2016
Area Girls Basketball: Semmler's big shot lifts PR-B
PINE RIVER—Alyssa Semmler's basket with 1.3 seconds left gave the Pine River-Backus Tigers a 38-37 victory over the Nevis Tigers in a Northwoods Conference nailbiter Thursday. Semmler finished with 13 points and her winning basket capped a PR-B comeback after trailing by 11 with...
January 8, 2016 - 8:36am